From cooking classes to garden parties, the J offers a variety of programs to meet friends and stay connected to Jewish life.

Upcoming Programs

Current Events Roundtable

Every Wednesday, starting September 4
10:15-11:45 am
SJCC | Crossroads Mall Community Room, Bellevue

For adults who love our UW-Osher classes, join us for open discussions of headlines and news. 

Osher @ the J Courses

To participate in Osher-UW Courses, you must be an annual OLLI-UW member

Sept. 9: Osher Course: Contemporary Ethics (4 classes: Sept. 9, 23, Oct. 7, 21) – Instructor: David Smith | $50

Sept. 11: Osher Course: The Roots of Rock & Roll (4 classes: Sept. 11, 18, 25, Oct. 2) – Instructor: John Jensen | $45

Nov. 11: Osher Course: Museum Masterpieces in the US Part II (4 classes: Nov. 11, 18, 25, Dec. 2) – Instructor: Kolya Rice | $45

Registration coming soon

Osher @ the J Lecture Series

Lunch-and-learn sessions | Free

Sept. 17Osher at the J LECTURE SERIES w/ Endless Opportunities—A House in Scheveningen: Harriet’s Journey to the United States. Speaker: Harriett Mendels

Oct. 17Osher at the J LECTURE SERIES: Mexico Today. Speaker Carlos B. Gil

Nov. 21: Osher at the J LECTURE SERIES: Black Holes are (Almost) Out of Sight. Speaker: Julie Lutz

Dec. 19: Osher at the J LECTURE SERIES: Stories of Human Migration – From the Great Rift Valley to the PNW. Speaker: David Fenner

Registration coming soon

New to Town Happy Hours

New to town or just want to meet new friends? Join us for happy hours around town!

Tuesday, September 10 | 6:30-8:30 pm
Seattle Cider Company
Let’s toast to a happy, healthy and sweet new year! Join us and the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle before Rosh Hashanah as we gather to taste fresh pressed, locally grown, handcrafted apple cider. Partnering with the Jewish Federation.


Have you always wanted to learn to play bridge or would like to improve your skills? SJCC past Board President and ACBL-accredited bridge teacher Alan Tesler will teach you the game.

Sports Leagues

The J has two men’s basketball leagues as well as a summer co-ed softball league. You can join with a team or as a free agent.

©2020 Stroum Jewish Community Center. All Rights Reserved. The SJCC is a non-profit organization open to everyone.
Site by Fireman Creative.
Site by Fireman Creative.